Culebra National Wildlife Refuge, Culebra

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The Culebra National Wildlife Refuge is a National Wildlife Refuge in Puerto Rico. It is part of the Caribbean Islands National Wildlife Refuge Complex, which is a unit of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. It is the site of the former Camp Roosevelt.BackgroundMore than 50,000 seabirds of 13 species find their way to this dot in the ocean every year to breed and nurture their young, with the largest sooty tern nesting in the Culebra archipelago being found on Peninsula Flamenco.Many other bird species permanently call Culebra home while three species of sea turtles, including leatherback and hawksbill, use the waters surrounding Culebra and nest on refuge beaches.
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  • went to Melones and Tamarindo... great snorkeling, turtles, rays, fish and at Melones amazing coral life...  more »
  • I went to culebra in March of 2016. I had a fabulous time in Flamenco beach. My partner and I had a beautiful time snorkeling.  more »
  • This is off the beaten path. You will need a vehicle to get there. You can hike through this area to get to the remote beaches in the north end of Culebra. The hike is worth it; but, not for the faint...  more »
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  • Charming anchorage...a little crowded, but lovely still and room for more.
  • The beach and water are beautiful. Also has a decent break for surfing.
  • Looked great even after the storms. Mangroves saved many boats
  • Amazing place, great people and best tour guide (Lemuel)
  • Beautiful place for peace and quiet. Just sit around and let nature come.
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